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Author Edwards, Robert, 1947-

Title Ratio and invention : a study of medieval lyric and narrative / Robert R. Edwards
Published Nashville, Tenn. : Vanderbilt University Press, 1989
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 193 pages)
Contents Interchapter 1. Medieval lyric -- ch. 1. Contrary motions: musical aesthetic and the ideal landscape -- ch. 2. Phantasy : vision, desire, poetry -- ch. 3. Phantasms : the secular vision of lyric -- Interchapter 2. Narration and invention -- ch. 4. History, narrative, and design in the Chanson de Roland -- ch. 5. Invention and closure in Chr├ętien's Yvain -- ch. 6. Invention and poetic emblems : Partonopeu de Blois and Sir Gawain and the green knight -- ch. 7. The failure of invention : Chaucer's squire's tale
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 172-188) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Poetry, Medieval -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585106258 (electronic bk.)
9780585106250 (electronic bk.)